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About CNI


David Nimmo,CEO

MISSION  To build a business that supports a nation.
VISION  An economically thriving unconquerable nation.
Integrity We will be consistent, truthful, ethical and fair in all our actions.
Respect We will be professional and considerate.
Service We will serve our employees, customers and the Chickasaw Nation by providing a positive and rewarding work environment beneficial to individual growth, making customer needs our priority, and contributing to the resources needed to enhance the lives of the Chickasaw People.
Commitment to Success Like the unconquered and unconquerable Chickasaw Nation, we will not fail.
Empowerment We will provide our employees with the tools, knowledge, and environment to make effective decisions.
Teamwork We will support each other, and by working together, we will succeed.
Accountability We will exemplify our willingness to take ownership for our outcomes through our abilities, actions, and attitudes. 

Chickasaw Nation Industries, Inc. (CNI) is a federally chartered corporation wholly owned by the Chickasaw Nation. Headquartered in Norman, Oklahoma, CNI serves as a holding company with over a dozen subsidiaries that operate as Limited Liability Companies (LLCs) engaged in multiple lines of business including Civilian, Defense, Filtration, Network Services, and Research, Development, Test and Evaluation. 

CNI supports a diverse culture that offers innovative approaches and customer-centered services. When you do business with us, you gain efficient and cost-effective solutions that help safeguard the environment, protect and secure key assets, and connect resources to needs.

Supporting Community Economic Development
We are proud to support the economic development of the Chickasaw Nation and to contribute to the tribal mission of enhancing the overall quality of life of the Chickasaw people. A portion of our profits is used to support Chickasaw citizens through a multitude of programs and services such as education, health care, nutrition services, housing programs, legal services, elder and child care and community support programs. Successful economic development is an integral part of the Chickasaw Nation’s operations.